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  • Occasional Licences - Julie Ritch - Sandwick Community Centre

    The Orkney Islands Area Licensing Board has received two applications for occasional licences from Julie Ritch for Sandwick Community Centre.

    19 May 2022

  • The Orkney Islands Council (Orkney Folk Festival) (Temporary Closure) Order 2022

    Orkney Islands Council has made the above-named Order under Section 62 of the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984 to ensure the safety of the public and road users during the Orkney Folk Festival.

    The Order will be in operation from shall be in operation from Thursday 26 May 2022 until Sunday 29 May 2022. Its effect will be to:

    19 May 2022

  • Bignold Park Road Plea

    Following a report of alleged near miss between a vehicle and a park user on the new roadway running through Bignold Park , Orkney Islands Council is appealing to drivers using the roadway to be mindful of the safety of all users and to drive more slowly.

    19 May 2022

  • Get set for unique final year Fine Arts show

    Get set for unique final year Fine Arts show

    Orkney arts enthusiasts will be treated to a degree show of the highest calibre, when final year BA Fine Art students at Orkney College show their works in June - the first degree show to be attended by the public in three years.

    19 May 2022

  • Call for big ideas for Dounby

    Call for big ideas for Dounby

    Residents of Dounby are being urged to submit ideas and visions for development in their community, as part of ongoing work to create a ‘place plan’ to capture future ambitions for the village and surrounding area.

    19 May 2022

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